Celtic and Ancient Coins (17 March 2009)

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Date of Auction: 17th March 2009

Sold for £220

Estimate: £200 - £250

Base gold Stater, South Ferriby type, devolved head of Apollo, rev. disjointed horse left, crescent and pellets above, rosette in front, eight-pointed star below, 4.34g/11h (BMC 3154; cf. VA 811.9; S 390). Dark, coppery gold, very fine or better £200-250

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Provenance:
Found near Stenigot (Lincolnshire) May 2003; CCI 03.0743